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2D V5 6C
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Buttermilker V13 8B
Cave Route V6 7A
Crimps of Wrath V10 7C+
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General Mills V8-9 7B+
Gleaming the Cube V8- 7B
Gleaming the Cube, High Start V5 6C
Inner Sanctum V2 5+
Lactose Intolerant V5 6C
Moonraker V8-9 7B+
One Mule Wonder V9-10 7C+
Pain Grain (Stand) V5 6C
Pain Grain SDS V7 7A+
Shelter from the Storm V6- 7A
Type: Boulder
FA: Dustin Sabo/Vic Copeland
Page Views: 1,481 total · 12/month
Shared By: Ben Snyder on Mar 26, 2008
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Start with hands on the edge of the giant sloping scoop. Follow the lip of the scoop up and right and then back left to finish on obvious patina jughaul. Climbs better than it looks.


Extreme right on the west face of the Cave Boulder




Lots of people are starting this either crouched or with stacked pads to get their left heel on the sloper... You're at about V6. The actual V8 starts sitting, on one pad, put your hands and feet on the rock, then pull your ass off the ground. There's a few botched ascents floating around Youtube. Check out Andy's video for the actual way to earn 8 points for this rig. Nov 12, 2017
Andy Liu
Eastern Sierra
Andy Liu   Eastern Sierra
one trick pony. Aug 11, 2013
Tim Steele
Bishop, CA.
Tim Steele   Bishop, CA.
Heel hook your left heel and it becomes about V6.

Not the problem it once was since both starting holds down left broke of the scoop broke off.

FA was Dustin Sabo and Vic Copeland May 2, 2008
Peter Franzen
Phoenix, AZ
Peter Franzen   Phoenix, AZ  
Pulling off the ground on this felt stupidly hard to me and the rest of the people in the cave last week, but it may have been the warm conditions that were shutting us down on it. Mar 31, 2008